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EstonianEdit

AdjectiveEdit

virka

  1. partitive/illative singular of virk

FaroeseEdit

VerbEdit

virka (third person singular past indicative virkaði, third person plural past indicative virkað, supine virkað)

  1. to work, to function, to operate

ConjugationEdit


FinnishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Most likely derived from Old Norse virkja, virki (work) or older Proto-Norse, with possible influence from Etymology 2.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈʋirkɑ/, [ˈʋirkɑ]
  • Hyphenation: vir‧ka

NounEdit

virka

  1. post, position, office, public office (public sector work)
    olla virassa, hoitaa virkaa
    to hold an office
    astua virkaan
    to assume one's office/post/responsibilities/duties, to be inaugurated/installed/inducted into office
    asettaa virkaan
    to inaugurate into office, install into office, induct into office
  2. purpose, point, function
DeclensionEdit
Inflection of virka (Kotus type 9/kala, k- gradation)
nominative virka virat
genitive viran virkojen
partitive virkaa virkoja
illative virkaan virkoihin
singular plural
nominative virka virat
accusative nom. virka virat
gen. viran
genitive viran virkojen
virkainrare
partitive virkaa virkoja
inessive virassa viroissa
elative virasta viroista
illative virkaan virkoihin
adessive viralla viroilla
ablative viralta viroilta
allative viralle viroille
essive virkana virkoina
translative viraksi viroiksi
instructive viroin
abessive viratta viroitta
comitative virkoineen
CompoundsEdit

Derived termsEdit

Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Finnic *virka, borrowed from Proto-Baltic [Term?] (compare Latvian verdze).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈʋirkɑ/, [ˈʋirkɑ]
  • Hyphenation: vir‧ka

NounEdit

virka

  1. (dialectal) line or row, especially of traps or snares
DeclensionEdit
Inflection of virka (Kotus type 9/kala, k- gradation)
nominative virka virat
genitive viran virkojen
partitive virkaa virkoja
illative virkaan virkoihin
singular plural
nominative virka virat
accusative nom. virka virat
gen. viran
genitive viran virkojen
virkainrare
partitive virkaa virkoja
inessive virassa viroissa
elative virasta viroista
illative virkaan virkoihin
adessive viralla viroilla
ablative viralta viroilta
allative viralle viroille
essive virkana virkoina
translative viraksi viroiksi
instructive viroin
abessive viratta viroitta
comitative virkoineen

Etymology 3Edit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈʋirkɑˣ/, [ˈʋirkɑ(ʔ)]
  • Hyphenation: vir‧ka

VerbEdit

virka

  1. Indicative present connegative form of virkkaa.
  2. Second-person singular imperative present form of virkkaa.
  3. Second-person singular imperative present connegative form of virkkaa.

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IcelandicEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

virka (weak verb, third-person singular past indicative virkaði, supine virkað)

  1. (intransitive) to work, to function

ConjugationEdit

Derived termsEdit

  • virkni (activity, action, function)

Norwegian BokmålEdit

Alternative formsEdit

VerbEdit

virka

  1. inflection of virke:
    1. simple past
    2. past participle

SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse virkja, from Proto-Germanic *wirkijaną.

VerbEdit

virka (present virkar, preterite virkade, supine virkat, imperative virka)

  1. to crochet

ConjugationEdit

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